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ERIC Number: ED166150
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Using Role Playing in the Classroom. Fastback 114.
Thompson, John F.
The use of role playing as an instructional technique is discussed. The following facets of this subject are covered: (1) role playing as an instructional strategy; (2) the process of role playing--spontaneity; (3) the warm-up for role playing; (4) role-playing techniques, establishing characters and the leader's role; (5) sharing the role-playing experience; (6) directing a classroom role play; (7) examples of role-play activities; and (8) recommended resources for teachers. (JD)
Descriptors: Behavior Patterns, Class Activities, Group Dynamics, Role Perception, Role Playing, Teaching Methods
Phi Delta Kappa, Eighth and Union, Box 789, Bloomington, Indiana 47401 ($0.75 nonmembers, $0.60 members)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation, Bloomington, IN.